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2003 Pontiac Vibe starts and idles for a few seconds and dies. will not accelerate.

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  • steven1018 Dec 02, 2008

    sounds like a common problem with older cars called rod knock, seems like too new of a car to be having this problem. if maybe the car has a lot of miles or water damage it's possible but to know for sure you need to take it into a qualified shop that can tell you whats wrong with it. had rod knock happen to an older car of ours and it was able to idle to the shop just took forever to get there and they were able to tell us that it was rod knock..car was too old to be worth fixing it. hope you find out what's wrong.

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    Idles extremely high

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    has had delayed start over the last 4 weeks

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Yeah its prolly a lil late to tell ya what to do now but i would say its the fuel pump im about 99% sure

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